Kelly Klingensmith


B.A., Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
M.A., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


Cultural and Visual Studies
Film and Photography Studies

Scholarly Works


Kelly Klingensmith (2016). In Appropriate Distance: The Ethics of the Photographic Essay . NM: University of New Mexico Press.

Journal Articles

Kelly Klingensmith (2013 , January ). Review: Living with His Camera . VASA Journal on Images and Culture.

Courses Taught

FILM 102 The History of Film
FILM 103 The Art of Film
FILM 212 Women and Film
FILM 201 Studies in Mainstream Genres: Science Fiction
FILM 201 Studies in Mainstream Genres: Horror
FILM 201 Studies in Mainstream Genres: The Western
MAET 590, FILM 290 Adaptation: From Literature to Film
MAET 590, ENGL 324 Memoir
ENGL 132 College Composition I: Images of Everyday Life
ENGL 133 College Composition II: The Invention of Childhood
ENGL 338 Major Authors: Steinbeck and the Literature of the Great Depression
ENGL 370 Writing About Film and TV
HON 290 Understanding Photography
HON 290 Images of Everyday Life: Documentary and Family Photography
LA 100 First Year Seminar